Posts under Security category

How to test your Firewall software

The Windows 10 operating system offers a powerful built-in Windows Firewall that prevents hackers or malicious software from gaining access to your computer through a network or the Internet. Although the built-in firewall is good for most users, some users prefer […]

PowerShell Security

Setting & enforcing PowerShell Security at Enterprise level

Microsoft developed Windows PowerShell for task automation and configuration management. It is based on.NET framework; while it includes a command-line shell and a scripting language. It does not help users to automate, but it also rapidly solves the complex administration […]

Where to report Scams, Phishing and Spam?

Emails & SMSs asking us to pay a small handling fee to collect some fabulous prize have become the order of the day. Our email inbox is replete with such fraud emails. While most of us aware of these tricks, […]

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Malware Tracker Maps that let you view Cyber Attacks in real-time

Malware campaigns dominated the threat landscape last year. The trend seems to continue this year, although in a more virulent form. A common observation from multiple leading security researchers revealed that most malware authors relied on ransomware to make the […]

Process Hollowing

Process Hollowing and Atom Bombing protection in Windows Defender ATP

Windows 10 Creators Update security enhancements include improvements in Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection. These enhancements would keep the users protected from threats like Kovter and Dridex Trojans, says Microsoft. Explicitly, Windows Defender ATP can detect code injection techniques associated […]

Dangers of Smart or Internet-connected Toys

Dangers of Smart or Internet-connected Toys you need to be aware of

Children’s toys connected to the internet come with serious privacy and safety risks as Smart Toys or Internet-connected Toys often contain several smart features that could disclose significant personal information. These days many parents like to buy new toys for […]

Boot Process

How to Secure the Windows 10 Boot Process

You will agree that an operating system’s primary function is to provide a safe execution environment where different applications can run, safely. This necessitates the requirement of a basic framework for uniform program execution to use the hardware and access […]

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Importance of Digital Identity and New Guidelines

Digital Identity systems are a matter of great importance when it comes to define one’s self in the digital world, which is as real as the physical world and actually affects us in a very direct way. This is the […]